Poverty Environment Partnership
Reports and Articles
This report presents best evidence on the economic importance of environment to poverty reduction and pro-poor growth, and identifying priority areas for improved investment to achieve MDG7 and contribute to the broader MDG agenda.
The Millennium Development Goals, endorsed by the United Nations General Assembly, are rooted in the concept of sustainable development. Environmental sustainability is not only acknowledged as a specific goal in its own rights, but is integral to the achievement of most of the Millennium Development Goals.
This paper examines how countries can use information and assessment methods to measure and report on progress towards Millennium Development Goal 7, ﾓEnsure Environmental Sustainability.ﾔ The intended audience is decision-makers, at all levels of society, who require information to identify problems, develop and implement plans, and assess results.